Jeff Brumley is assistant editor of ABPnews/Herald.
Meeting near Philadelphia this week, the NABF Disaster Response Network discussed how to avoid ministry overlap and how to screen volunteers for criminal and sexual history.
Seemingly unending problems in youths’ lives, working nights and weekends and high expectations from parents and pastors with relatively low pay result in high levels of stress for youth ministers.
Organization leaders say college and graduate students are more interested in longer-term, relationship-building projects than they are in quick-hit mission experiences.
Forest Hills Baptist Church in Raleigh, N.C., is home to a Farsi-speaking ministry and autonomous Chinese and African congregations that worship separately but come together regularly to celebrate a common faith.
In writing and in the pulpit, Baptist Pastor Susan Sparks argues that the church and Hollywood have done the world a disservice by depicting Jesus Christ as a white man, when in fact he was a Jew from Palestine.
Since its inception a decade ago, Facebook has become nearly indispensable to many churches and ministries.
Baptist World Alliance member groups urge Christians to press governments for peace in the Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan.
Baylor University graduates who completed the Air Force’s elite Test Pilot School say their Baptist roots provided the foundation for facing challenging situations in the air and in Afghanistan.
Analysis suggests that early marriage contributes to conservative Protestants divorcing at higher rates than most other Americans.